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NextEra Energy Resources completes sale of hydro generating assets to a subsidiary of Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners,

   NextEra Energy Resources completes sale of hydro generating assets to a
           subsidiary of Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, L.P.

PR Newswire

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 1, 2013

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --NextEra Energy
Resources, LLC, the competitive energy subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc.
(NYSE:NEE), today announced that one of its subsidiaries has completed the
sale of all of its equity interests in White Pine Hydro Investments, LLC,
which indirectly owns 351 megawatts (MW) of hydro generation related assets in
Maine and New Hampshire through FPL Energy Maine Hydro, LLC (Maine Hydro).

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The sale was based on an enterprise value of approximately $760 million,
subject to typical closing adjustments and included the existing $700 million
of non-recourse project debt.

The Maine Hydro assets consist of a portfolio of hydroelectric generation
plants and equity interests in eight storage reservoirs in Maine and New
Hampshire. The hydro assets are located primarily on three major river
systems, which are the Kennebec River system, the Androscoggin River system,
and the Saco River system, with one project located on the Presumpscot River
system.

About NextEra Energy Resources
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (together with its affiliated entities, "NextEra
Energy Resources"), is a clean energy leader and is one of the largest
wholesale generators of electric power in the U.S., with over 18,100 megawatts
of generating capacity in 24 states and Canada as of year-end 2012. NextEra
Energy Resources, together with its affiliated entities, is the largest
generator in North America of renewable energy from the wind and sun. The
business operates clean, emissions-free nuclear power generation facilities in
New Hampshire, Iowa and Wisconsin as part of the NextEra Energy nuclear fleet,
which is one of the largest in the United States. NextEra Energy Resources,
LLC is a subsidiary of Juno Beach, Fla.-based NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:
NEE). For more information, visit www.NextEraEnergyResources.com.

SOURCE NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Website: http://www.NextEraEnergyResources.com
Contact: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Media Line: 888-867-3050